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Xavier-Villanova Preview

8:00 PM ET, March 14, 2015
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York

          Points                Rebounds        Assists
XAVStainbrook 12.2Stainbrook 6.9Dee Davis    6.2
VILLHilliard      14.1Ochefu       8.4Arcidiacono 3.6

Villanova's riding a school-record winning streak and has established a single-season program best for victories. Adding one more win to each would mean it's also gotten over the hump with something that has eluded it since 1995. A Big East Tournament championship.
In their final act before the NCAA Tournament, the fourth-ranked Wildcats will try to end that two-decade drought Saturday night in New York against Xavier.
"The final game in Madison Square Garden is a thrill for anybody that's in the Northeast in basketball, man," said Villanova coach Jay Wright, who believes his team is worthy of a No. 1 NCAA seed should it celebrate a conference tournament title. "You just dream about that."
Top-seeded Villanova (31-2), winner of 14…